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handle (verb)


  1. The home side finished the game with ten men, after [Murambadoro]OFFENDER was sent off with two minutes remaining for handling [outside his area]AREA . [79575 / p6]
  2. The pressure eventually told on Austria when [Ernst Dospel]OFFENDER conceded a penalty by handling [the ball]BALL as Santiago Ezquerro brought it down in the box. [79947 / p3]
  3. It was Totti who was handed the chance to give the Italians a 27th-minute lead, after [Vladzimir Korytko]OFFENDER handled [the ball]BALL [in the penalty area]AREA from a corner. [75301 / p3]
  4. The home side dominated possession from then on, but the late onslaught failed to materialise, although they did have a last-gasp goal disallowed when [Zlatan Bajramovic]OFFENDER was adjudged to have handled [the ball]BALL . [75368 / p6]
  5. Despite the trip, the 1,500 fans who travelled 80 kilometres to the capital were given an early reward when defender Željko Miloševic converted a penalty on 22 minutes after [Maribor midfield player Damir Oslaj]OFFENDER had handled [the ball]BALL . [79274 / p3]
  6. But there was a glimmer of hope for Heerenveen with eleven minutes remaining as [Shola Ameobi]OFFENDER briefly turned defender in his own area, challenging substitute Marcel Seip in the air and only succeeding in handling [the ball]BALL . [79937 / p6]

Semantic relations


Frame elements

AREA [On_The_Field_Location] BALL [Ball] OFFENDER [Player]

handling outside his areaMurambadoro
handling the ballErnst Dospel
handled in the penalty areathe ballVladzimir Korytko
to have handled the ballZlatan Bajramovic
had handled the ballMaribor midfield player D...
handling the ballShola Ameobi